Search - List of Books by Francesco Guicciardini
"One who imitates what is bad always goes beyond his model; while one who imitates what is good always comes up short of it." -- Francesco Guicciardini
Francesco Guicciardini (March 6, 1483 — May 22, 1540) was an Italian historian and statesman. A friend and critic of Niccolò Machiavelli, he is considered one of the major political writers of the Italian Renaissance. Guicciardini is considered as the Father of Modern History, due to his use of government documents to verify his "History of Italy."
Total Books: 109
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